The 80s and 90s Neo-Noir Project
Almost incredibly, this is the first Bob Hoskins film I've reviewed since joining Letterboxd.
I'm not even sure how that's possible considering I've done over 2,500 reviews on this site, and surprisingly many of them are not of Mission: Impossible films. But I think if there was going to be one film that was likely to break that duck, it was always likely to be this one.
Mona Lisa is the crime drama that arrived at a time when the British film industry was being held together by a few inches of parcel tape and a rusty staple, except for a few early-ish offerings from Film4. More than just being a great film, it…